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Posted on 07 August 2011 by

Tea for Two, Two for Tea: How to Make Compost Tea

By Mindy McIntosh-Shetter

Organic fertilizer is one of my favorite secret tools in my gardening tool belt.

Out of all the organic fertilizers out there, my favorite is compost tea.

This fertilizer is easy to make and can be made by anyone anywhere.

The equipment required when making compost tea is very simple. A food grade plastic bucket with lid or oak barrel, burlap, and compost is all that is needed.

If the gardener does not want to have to dip out the fertilizer tea, a spigot can be placed on the bottom of the bucket or barrel. The fertilizer will flow through the container using gravity.

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